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A very heavy and early cropper, defender yields are nearly twice that of other courgette varities. Courgettes are dense, mid-green and solid and have a noticably good flavour. The plants will produce courgettes over a long period of time especially if harvested regularly when courgettes are small. The open habit of this variety enables easy access to fruits. Bred to be resistant to Cucumber Mosaic virus, defender is one of the most reliable varieties of courgette.


The Safari variety produces dark green courgettes with light green stripes. Plants have an open habbit making it easy to see and cut fruits from the spine free stems. A prolific cropper of tasty, eye-catching fruits from plants with silvery leaves makes this a worthwhile and novel variety to grow.